The Athletic has been a refreshing take on college football writing. They’ve decided to get into the bowls with some interest and that is good for our favorite little squad.
Matt Fortuna took a look at the Special Teams and Marty Biagi. It is a good read ($). The piece is interesting in getting a look at how different Marty does his special teams coaching — an emphasis on repetition. It does bring up some questions about the previous set up with Tommy Perry.
While we have been critical of Biagi, his efforts are bearing fruit. The blocked kicks and the scores on special teams were missing for a while. Still, there have been real problems in this area — allowing back-to-back kick return scores, and getting FGs blocked.
In January, Seth Littrell will sign a new assistant and I wonder if he will hire a guy to coach TEs and RBs and give himself more time to be a generalist.
We shall see.
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Seth Littrell did such a swell job that he earned a raise. Littrell and company did not lose as many …
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SB Nation rightfully points out that the post-signing day shuffle is anti-athlete. As a practical matter, it makes perfect sense …
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Let’s begin our look at the 2016 schedule with SMU: Rival, one year ahead.
The best thing about the new offense is the underlying philosophy of spreading the wealth. While most people tend to …
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We begin our look at the new offense.
Saying Goodbye to long time coach Mike Canales.
Mike Jinks is being discussed heavily after Bret Vito reported he submitted his resume for consideration as the North Texas …
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